• Elementary Education 

    (tenure-track, rank open) 

    Effective Date: January 8, 2014 (Desired starting date, but later date is possible)



    1. Earned doctorate in Elementary Education or a related field with at least 18 graduate hours in the field
    2. Ability to work effectively with students, staff, faculty, administration, and public school personnel
    3. Commitment to quality teaching
    4. Strong communication and interpersonal skills
    5. Demonstrated effectiveness in applying technology to teaching
    6. At least three years of successful teaching experience in a P-12 school


    1. Demonstrated effectiveness in working with Professional Development Schools
    2. Evidence of scholarly research and grant writing
    3. Successful teaching experience and program development at the collegiate level


    1. Teach normal load of 9-12 undergraduate and graduate level credit hours per semester in the area of Elementary Education
    2. Teach other professional courses as needed
    3. Fulfill other faculty responsibilities, including advising students, conducting scholarly research and participating in University and community service and service to local schools
    4. Perform other tasks as required by the appropriate administrators

    Salary: Dependent upon credentials; includes excellent benefits package.

    Application Deadline: Review of applications begins October 21, 2013, and continues until position is filled.

    To Apply:         Send materials listed below to:

                             Dr. Kathy Chandler, Dean
                             The University of West Alabama
                             Station 8
                             Livingston, AL 35470

    1. Letter of application
    2. Current résumé or vita
    3. At least three current letters of recommendation
    4. Transcripts of all college work (Unofficial transcripts will suffice for the application; official transcripts must be submitted immediately upon employment.)


  • Only complete applications will be considered.

    The University of West Alabama does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability or sexual orientation in employment, or the provision of services.

    Minority applications encouraged.

    For details on benefit package go to www.uwa.edu/Current_Openings.aspx